Argumentative Essay
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What is the first task(s) you should complete when you receive a prompt?
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    Skim the article
    Read & write the essay 
    Read & highlight
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What should you NOT highlight in the article included with the prompt?
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    logical fallacies 
    important details
    valid points/facts
    any other important information and examples
  • Question 3
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    Q.

    Before choosing a position or side, you should

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    develop a thesis

    write the introduction

    consider both sides

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Once you choose a position/side, you should
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    develop your claim/thesis
    develop an introduction
    outline your entire essay
  • Question 5
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    Q. In a body paragraph you should include
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    Topic sentence, concrete details, commentary, and concluding sentence
    topic sentence, your personal opinion on the matter, facts, and concluding sentence
    statistics, logical fallacies, rebuttal, and transition phrase
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Concrete details are
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    your opinions
    direct quotes from a reliable source
    grammar usage and conventions
    language development
  • Question 7
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    Q. An argument should contain at least ____ claims/reasons; one of those claims should be used to ________ the counterclaim.
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    2; prove 
    3; refute
    1; discredit
  • Question 8
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    Q. You should support claims with all of the following EXCEPT
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    logical reasoning
    relevant evidence
    supporting ideas
    bias opinions
  • Question 9
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    Q. All of the following are examples of effective transitional phrases EXCEPT
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    On the other hand
    Although I believe this to be true
    Consequently
    On the contrary
  • Question 10
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    Q. The concluding statement or section should do all of the following EXCEPT
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    restate the thesis
    reiterate the counterclaim
    summarize main points
    end with final comment on the topic
  • Question 11
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    Q. Contractions (don't, can't, doesn't) establish a formal tone.
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    False
    True
  • Question 12
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    Q. Words like "things," "stuff," and "bad" are very precise.
    answer choices
    true
    false
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